The Alzheimer's Association offers a variety of free, high-quality education programs for individuals and families affected by Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Explore our upcoming educational programs below. Sessions are held live with time for Q&A. Most are offered online; in-person events are in bold and marked with an asterisk (*).
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Please note that all webinars are listed in Pacific Time (PT).
Register today by clicking the links below or by calling our 24/7 Helpline at 1.800.272.3900.
10 Warning Signs
Alzheimer's and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. Join us to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease; how to approach someone about memory concerns; the importance of early detection and benefits of a diagnosis; possible tests and assessments for the diagnostic process, and Alzheimer's Association resources.
Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer's Research
Tremendous gains have been made in the understanding of the science and basic biology underlying Alzheimer's and other dementias. These advances are leading to great strides in strategies for prevention, detection, diagnostics, and therapeutic interventions. Join us to learn about the importance of early diagnosis, how biomarkers are used in dementia research adn the latest advances in clinical trials.
Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning
This program provides tips for breaking the ice with your family so you can address some of the most common issues that are difficult to discuss: going to the doctor for a diagnosis or medical treatment, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans for future care.
Effective Communication Strategies
Explore ways that Alzheimer’s and other dementias affect an individual’s ability to communicate across different stages, and get tips to better communicate with people living with the disease.
Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body: Tips from the Latest Research:
Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.
Introduction to Alzheimer's
Alzheimer's disease is not a normal part of aging. Join us to learn about the impact of Alzheimer's; the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia; stages and risk factors; current research and treatments available for some symptoms; and Alzheimer's Association resources.
Managing Money: A Caregiver's Guide to Finances
If you or someone you know is facing Alzheimer’s disease, dementia or another chronic illness, it’s never too early to put financial plans in place. Join us to learn tips for managing someone else’s finances, how to prepare for future care costs and the benefits of early planning.
Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Learn basic information on the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, stages, risk factors, research and FDA-approved treatments.
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Review caregiver tips and strategies to respond to some common behaviors exhibited by individuals living with dementia, such as agitation, confusion and more.
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